Hear from some NDIS participants and carers about information they collected for their NDIS application:
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If you have current assessment information about the functional impacts you experience living with psychosocial disability, include this with your access request or tell the NDIA where to find it.
Examples would be an occupational therapy assessment, psychological reports or other psychosocial or functional assessments which include:
This information is sometimes collected by your service providers to understand your treatment and care needs. Mental health services you have accessed may have some of this information. Ask them for a copy to attach to your NDIS access request. If you are not sure if a service or support worker has this information, you can ask them.
The more information you provide to the NDIA, the better they can make a decision about your eligibility.
Some examples of functional assessment tools:
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